Luton to Croydon train

Cheap train tickets from Luton to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£27

Average

£28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Thameslink
07:57Luton1h09 09:06Croydon
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£271One-way
Thameslink
16:42Luton1h06 17:48Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way
Thameslink
08:12Luton1h06 09:18Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way
Thameslink
07:14Luton1h05 08:19Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way

Train schedule Luton to Croydon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
Thameslink
07:14Luton1h05 08:19Croydon
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Thameslink
07:57Luton1h09 09:06Croydon
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Thameslink
08:12Luton1h06 09:18Croydon
0 changes
Thameslink
16:42Luton1h06 17:48Croydon
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Luton to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

1 h 6 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

59 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Luton for Croydon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
07:14Luton1h05 08:19Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way
Thameslink
08:12Luton1h06 09:18Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way
Thameslink
16:42Luton1h06 17:48Croydon
0 changes
£281One-way
Thameslink
07:57Luton1h09 09:06Croydon
0 changes
£271One-way

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Overview: Train from Luton to Croydon

distanceDistance37 miles (59 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency108 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 77 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Luton to Croydon cover the 37 miles (59 km) long route taking on average 1 h 9 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 108 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £25, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in East Croydon.

Train companies: Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains Luton to Croydon

For as little as £19 you can travel by train from Luton to Croydon with Thameslink and East Midlands Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Luton to Croydon with East Midlands Trains! As an official travel partner of East Midlands Trains, Omio can help you search current train timetables from East Midlands Trains, compare the best routes between Luton and Croydon as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable East Midlands Trains Luton to Croydon train ticket available today. If you search for East Midlands Trains tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Luton and Croydon on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 37 miles (59 km) trip between Luton and Croydon with ease and comfort on a train with East Midlands Trains.

East Midlands Trains from Luton to Croydon train information:

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 28 a day

If you're looking for cheap Thameslink tickets to Croydon from Luton, check out Omio! With one-way Luton to Croydon train ticket prices starting as low as £19 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Croydon from Luton by showing you the latest Thameslink offers, train timetables and tickets for this 37 miles (59 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Thameslink. If you search for Thameslink tickets from Luton to Croydon in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Croydon from Luton on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Thameslink so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Travel Tips: Trains from Luton to Croydon

Travel by train to Croydon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Luton to Croydon.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Luton and Croydon for the next 7 days starting from £19  one way.
The Luton to Croydon train ticket price is on average £25  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The train distance from Luton to Croydon is around 37 miles (59 km).
The train time from Luton to Croydon is on average 1 h 9 min  for the 37 miles (59 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Luton and Croydon by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Luton, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. When you arrive in Croydon, your train can arrive in train stations including East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Luton   to East Croydon.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0.6 miles (859 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at East Croydon, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

For the journey from Luton to Croydon you can take a train with Thameslink or East Midlands Railways. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Croydon from Luton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 108 trains a day from Luton to Croydon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Luton at 07: 00. The last train leaves from Luton at 17: 26. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Luton to Croydon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Luton to Croydon is on average £25 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Croydon from Luton available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Luton is the most popular Luton railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Luton for your journey to Croydon.
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